Cf Project Support Ltd

Outside Education - Apprentice Teaching Assistant - Advanced (Level 3)

Cf Project Support Ltd (Employer)

The Growth Company (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £195.00
30.0 hours per week 09:00 - 15:00, days TBC.
18 months (duration)
12 October 2020(start date)
Teaching Assistant (apprenticeship standard)
5 October 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

The role of the Teaching Assistant is to provide valuable, practical assistance to session coordinators both in structured classes and in extracurricular activities.


A normal day would include:

  • Assisting the team in providing a friendly, caring environment to encourage and develop children
  • Assisting in planning, organising and carrying out planned activities and projects
  • To settle in and provide on-going support for children
  • To assist in maintaining children's records and carry out assessments
  • To assist in maintaining a safe, clean and tidy working environment
  • To attend relevant training as required
  • To contribute to and participate in team meetings/activities
  • To ensure all policies and procedures are adhered to and implemented
  • To communicate with parents and other visitors in a calm, friendly and efficient manner
  • To carry out other duties as requested by the session coordinators/support team
  • Preparation of teaching areas and resources for lessons
  • Ensuring the training rooms and polytunnel are kept in a safe condition for learning
  • Maintaining and arranging the orderly and secure storage of resources
  • Undertaking basic record keeping
  • Taking photos and videos during sessions as a record of student’s attainment and uploading
  • approved media to social media, being mindful of data protection and safeguarding policies
  • Supervision of students at break and lunch times
  • Cleaning equipment and resources between sessions and other relevant Covid-19 infection prevention

Future Prospects

Further qualifications, possible future full-time role.

Skills Required

  • Adaptability
  • Creativity
  • Resourcefulness
  • Good communication skills

Qualities Required

  • Professional
  • Personable
  • Hard working
  • Reliable
  • Courteous
  • A good team player
  • Willing to support with student’s personal care as necessary
  • Willing to attend relevant meetings and training
  • Willing to work outside in all weathers
  • Willing and able to work at any site used by Outside Education

Qualifications Required

No formal qualifications are required, however candidates must be able to demonstrate Literacy and Numeracy skills equivalent to Level 1 of the National Qualification & Credit Framework.  Apprentices without English and Maths at Level 2 must achieve these prior to taking the End-Point Assessment (EPA) (see the Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship Standard) Recruitment arrangements.

Training Provided

Level 3 Teaching Assistant apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:

  • More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
  • Any training you need to complete
  • What the next steps will be
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